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Espressofest - what's going on.

This Saturday and Sunday - 19th and 20th of August - we see the semi finals and finals of the UK Barista Championships 2017. The competitions run along side educational content and workshops curated by London School of Coffee. Tamper Tantrum will have an excellent lineup of speakers sharing knowledge, opinion and insight during the finals on Sunday.  Don't forget tickets cost £6 each and cover both days; Saturday 19th August 9am to 6pm and Sunday 20th August 9am to 5pm. All proceeds from the sale of the tickets will be donated to the chosen charity of the 2017 UKBC Winner.* Both days: 10:30 How to Cup Freda Yuan (Caravan Coffee Roasters) & Jamie Marler (Mercanta) 12:00 Why You Should...

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THE top 16 competitors of the 2017 UKBC - onto the semis!

After an incredible season where we have seen performances of such high calibre and coffees that have blown us away. Here are the top 16 that will go to Bristol to EspressoFest to compete in the semis/finals. (19th - 20th August) Tickets to this event are available here.   We hope you have enjoyed the streams and we look forward to seeing these competitors on the stage in August.   Kieran Carney Baxter Storey 454 Jana Slamova Baxter Storey 451.5 Dale Harris Hasbean 440.5 Don Altizo Baxter Storey 421 Jesse Dodkins Origin 420 Anson Goodge Ozone 414 Diana Johnston Taylor st 414 Scott Tedder Bonanza 411 William Pitts Sans Pere 411 Callum Parsons Extract 408 Tom Hopkinson Cloudpicker 405 Paul...

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Updated Scores - London day 1 of 2

After the first of our two days event - here at Campus - we have an updated score sheet of the top 16. Tomorrow we have our final 6 competitors so this leader board may change! Well done to everyone today for the fantastic performances, thank you to our sponsors, host and of course judges and volunteers.  Kieran Carney Baxter Storey 454 Dale Harris Hasbean 440.5 Don Altizo Baxter Storey 421 Jesse Dodkins Origin 420 Anson Goodge Ozone 414 Diana Johnston Taylor st 414 Scott Tedder Bonanza 411 William Pitts Sans Pere 411 Callum Parsons Extract 408 Tom Hopkinson Cloudpicker 405 Paul Ross Origin 399 Amanda Lo Baxter Storey 393.5 Derek Buckley Baxter Storey 389 Darryl Docherty Independent 382 Dayana...

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Running order for the London heat of the UKBC2017

The first day of the UKBC London Heat is kicking off with a performance starting at 10:15 AM, so keep your eyes glued on LIVESTREAM!Good luck to all the competitors!  Saturday 8th Time  Emilio Rodrigez 10:15 Don Altizo 11:00 Lisa-Laura Verhoest 11:45 Diana Johnston 12:30 Antonio Orria 13:50 Phillip Groves 14:35 Will Pitts 15:20 Sunday 9th Time Kasjan Orzol 10:15 Estelle Bright 11:00 Dominik Hurthe 11:45 Paul Griffiths 12:30 Jana Slamova 13:50 Jimmy Dimitrow 14:35      

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